1.It's been a nail-biting couple of weeks waiting for my results.
2.Dear me, those girls were even as nervous as brick.
3.These constant changes in the weather beat me.
4.He gave up the sword for the plough.
5.I could have laughed to read her thoughts.
6.It is essential that the mechanic or technician understand well the characteristics of battery circuits and the proper methods for connecting batteries or cells.
7.They were understandably reluctant to join the battle.
8.The curtain has parted; the mystery is being dispelled.
9.They love to read and be read to.
10.You will be updated on the final tour dates and details of the itinerary in October.
11.A book may be compared to your neighbor; if it is good, it cannot last too long; if bad, you cannot get rid of it too early.
12.Greenland was not a continent, as people thought.
13.Power banks are restricted in your carry-on luggage.
14.We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.
【正确答案】Hong Kong people governing Hong Kong with a high degree of autonomy
【正确答案】a country under the rule of law
【正确答案】Understanding Second Language Acquisition
【正确答案】Drive at moderate speed，please．
【正确答案】It has been rather disquieting these days．
【正确答案】People are generally inclined to cherish the memory of their childhood．
22.穷困 ……此处隐藏10966个字…… people who acquired much fortune by engaging in business, and commerce was actually essential for the development of a society, businessmen still suffered discrimination due to the traditional thought of "valuing agriculture while despising commerce". Businessmen who made great fortune overnight tended to be looked down upon. In general, both peasants who accounted for the majority of population in traditional Chinese society, and businessmen who were the minority, had to accumulate wealth bit by bit. It can be concluded that the diligence of Chinese people has been the product of both its unique natural and social environment.